It is no secret that the big downside of the rise of the coffee pod machine has been the rise in coffee capsule waste in our landfill sites.
Over 350million pods are used every year in the UK alone, and the market is set to grow by $8.08 million during 2020-2024, according to a report by Research and Markets.
They are often plastic or aluminium, struggle to be recycled because of the coffee waste still in them and therefore take years (around 200-500 to be precise) to break down. So, the introduction of compostable eco-friendly coffee pods is very welcomed.
Below are the best picks for compostable coffee pods, which don’t require any extra fuss.